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Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 08/08/18

Chef Managers get creative

Our Chef Managers spent a day in the professional kitchens at Bidfood in #slough yesterday, being creative and learning some inspirational dishes. They learnt about dementia...

Posted by: Caroline Hall, on 15/05/18

Our care homes support Dementia Action Week

Residents and staff at Ardath care home in Bexhill, Saxonwood care home in Battle and Woodlands care home in Crowborough are celebrating Dementia Action Week with free events open to public. Dementia...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 11/04/18

National Care Home Open Day - 21 April

We're celebrating National Care Home Open Day at our four residential care homes on Saturday 21 April 2018. This year the theme for the day is 'linking communities' and 'celebrating...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 03/10/17

Care home residents have their say

Residents in our four care homes are currently taking part in the Your Care Rating survey, to have their say about the service we provide. Sussex Housing & Care has participated in this national...

Posted by: Caroline Hall, on 08/06/18

We are opening our doors to help combat loneliness and isolation

Older people are being welcomed into our residential care homes in Bexhill, Battle and Crowborough, for a free hot lunch, to enjoy some friendly company, and to take part in a variety of activities....

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 25/09/17

Care home residents celebrate World Alzheimers Day

Residents at Sussex Housing & Care’s Woodlands care home in Crowborough and Oakwood Court care home in Haywards Heath celebrated World Alzheimer’s Day on 21 September by trying food...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 17/07/18

Surprise for 101 year old resident

Nora is 101 years old and is a fanatical football supporter of Brighton football club. Recently she revealed that she was a keen wrestling supporter. She used to watch Big Daddy and Giant Haystacks...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 05/07/18

Woodlands residents take part in ‘young at heart’ project

Residents at Woodlands care home in Crowborough have taken part in a six week intergenerational project called ‘Young at Heart’ where they’ve met up with local babies, toddlers and...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 24/04/18

Young and old produce art together at Crowborough care home

Residents at Woodlands care home in Crowborough welcomed young people from 1st Crowborough Guides for national care home open day on Saturday 21 April. Together, they enjoyed an intergenerational art...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 21/03/18

Residents celebrate 75 years of marriage

A married couple living at Woodlands care home in Crowborough have celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary amongst residents and staff. Kit and Bill Murray were married in 1943 in Cambridge in the...